Welcome to my 2 nd make for this month’s Clarity Blog Challenge which is say it with flowers.
We hope that the Clarity Team’s 2nd projects inspire you to join in. The Winner get a £50 voucher and it is good fun. Hope you see you there.
The link to the Challenge is
Here is my step by step if you would like to give this card of something similar a go.
Remove the white clarity sheet and keep to one side. Then stamp the double sided Clarity adhesive sheet with the poppy stamp and an archival ink Recover the stamped image with the white wax sheet.
Turn the sheet over and carefully with a craft knife score the brown sheet to make a sun, mountain and to trace around the flowers of the stamped image.
Taking single section at a time, and using perfect pearls and a soft make up brush, brush the perfect pearls over the exposed glue.
This is what it looks like after the background has been covered.
In this case I brushed biscuit to highligh certain areas of the poppies where the light would hit it and a little blue for the shady areas. I also used a darker green on the small shoots.
Next I rushed mandarin onto the flowers and gently rubber the back of the work with a soft tissue.
Then i turned the artwork around removed the white wax paper and placed carefully the acetate sheet over the the front of the piece.
I then mounted it on a piece of white clarity silk card and unto a
white 8 by 8 inch card.
The Poppy stamp,perfect pearls, adhesive sheet and acetate sheet are available at
the Clarity Website at http://www.claritystamp.co.uk.
Bye for now.